The deadline for this has been extended to Monday, May 4th!
Public Services Manager - Digital Experience
> Jefferson County Public Library, Colorado
> *Do you Drupal?*
> Under the direction of the Director of Public Services, the Digital
> Experience Manager is responsible for developing, managing and maintaining
> the internal and external websites of the Jefferson County Library and the
> Jefferson County Library Foundation. This Manager will be a leader in
> achieving the Library’s mission in the medium of the Web by planning,
> implementing, and leveraging system resources to their fullest potential.
> Being a Public Services Manager at JCPL means being a leader – a forward
> thinker who is passionate about providing public library service in our
> community. It also means being up-to-date on current trends in the
> profession and being an advocate for libraries and for a new kind of patron
> experience. A Public Services Manager at JCPL has broad discretion to hire,
> assign, train, manage and supervise staff including coaching to best
> practices; is accountable for budget planning and expenditures and
> routinely makes decisions on policy enforcement.
> Essential Duties for this position include:
> - Experiments with new ways of efficiently providing consistent
> quality service in public libraries, particularly in the areas of web
> application development, content creation, coordination and curation, user
> interface design, systems integration, optimization techniques, web
> analytics, usability, and information architecture.
> - Develops Web-based experiences with the Drupal content management
> system, ensuring close integration with JCPL’s integrated library system,
> discovery layer, events management software and other systems.
> - Manages the digital experience team; oversees strategic initiative
> projects; monitors trends; resolves problems; works with vendors.
> - Collaborates with internal and external content mangers, editors,
> designers, developers, and other JCPL staff to ensure digital experiences
> meet patron and staff needs and industry standards.
> - Collaborates with library leadership to craft and align digital
> content and brand strategy.
> - Uses established industry benchmarks to determine gaps in service
> provision, quality, and effectiveness of the JCPL digital experience.
> - Develops metrics, performance measurement and goal setting for
> JCPL’s various digital experiences.
> - Serves as a member of the Public Services Management Team to develop
> overall strategy, tactical objectives, and short and long-term planning for
> deployment of resources.
> - Works in direct public contact 4-8 hours per month.
> Please excuse cross-posting.
> More information, here.